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[UK] UN labor agency shelves decision to end Big Tobacco ties

In an embarrassing retreat... "We sent you the wrong version of the decision taken by the ILO Governing Body on ILO cooperation with the tobacco industry," von Rohland said in an email to reporters. "The ILO has not at this stage made a decision to end c
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 10, 2017 15:20
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Turning Point Brands, Inc. Initiates Cash Dividend, Announces Third Quarter 2017 Results

“Our core focus brands, Stoker’s in smokeless, Zig-Zag in smoking and VaporBeast in NewGen remain vibrant and compelling long-term growth engines. Additionally, integration of the VaporBeast and Vapor Shark businesses is proceeding as planned, and we con
Business Wire
added Nov 10, 2017 14:56
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British American Tobacco Turns to the OpenText Cloud to Improve Employee Information Management

as part of overhauling its HR processes and records management. Using OpenText, BAT is able to cut costs and improve HR document management efficiency across the company.
PR Newswire
added Nov 10, 2017 14:56
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ILO Postpones Decision on Partnerships to Eliminate Child Labor in Tobacco

[JTI] commends [ILO] for postponing its decision on the continuation of the ILO's partnerships with the tobacco sector...ARISE (Achieving Reduction in Child Labor in Support of Education), JTI's current Public Private Partnership with the ILO, has proven
PR Newswire
added Nov 9, 2017 20:41
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how companies control where you see tobacco products and what policy can do about it

tobacco companies spent over $8.47 billion on marketing in retail establishments, also called point-of-sale marketing, in 2015 (the most recent figures available). This article is part of a series highlighting ways that states and localities are counteri
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 9, 2017 20:31
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[Vatican City] No more Holy Smokes - Vatican bans sale of cigarettes

“The motive is very simple: the Holy See cannot be cooperating with a practice that is clearly harming the health of people,” spokesman Greg Burke said in a statement. He cited World World Health Organization (WHO) statistics that smoking causes more th
Reuters
added Nov 9, 2017 20:29
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[Italy, Vatican City] White Smoke From the Vatican? Not From Cigarettes

Selling discounted tobacco to employees and pensioners, without the increasingly stringent taxes imposed in surrounding Italy, has long been a source of revenue for the tiny Vatican City State. Many people in Rome have bought cigarettes through acquainta
New York Times
added Nov 9, 2017 19:59
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[Vatican City] Holy Smoke! Vatican to stop selling cigarettes in its shops

Pope Francis is saying "Just Say No" to cigarettes. The Vatican announced Thursday that it would no longer sell cigarettes to employees in its duty free shop and supermarket — giving up an estimated 10 million euros ($11 million) a year in profit.
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 9, 2017 19:57
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[South Africa] A $1,000 Day in Cape Town for $100

at Bascule Bar, where a high roller can truly indulge his or her inner Gatsby with whiskey and cigars ... to choose from, as well as a number of choice cigars....Fire up a Montecristo No. 2 Cuban cigar for an additional 435 rand and relax in an extravagan
New York Times
added Nov 9, 2017 19:54
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Documentary Shames Tobacco Industry For Targeting The Black Community

A decades-long campaign to hook African Americans on menthols has unfortunately worked like a charm.
NewsOne.com
added Nov 9, 2017 18:08
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